Schroders Investment Management Limited
As a global investment manager, Schroders help institutions, intermediaries and individuals across the planet meet their goals, fulfil their ambitions, and prepare for the future. But as the world changes, so do clients’ needs. That’s why Schroders have a long history of adapting to suit the times and keeping our focus on what matters most to clients.
Introducing the Investment Managers
Andy Brough joined Schroders in 1987 and has managed the Schroder UK Mid 250 Fund since launch in 1999. He co-manages the Schroder UK Smaller Companies Fund which has a Silver award from Morningstar OBSR.
Andy is a Chartered Accountant and has a BSc in Economics from Manchester University.
Masaki Taketsume started his investment career in 1994 as a Portfolio Manager at Nikko Investment Trust Management. He moved to Deutsche Asset Management in 1998 and held various roles including US Equity Fund Manager, US Equity Research Analyst and Japanese Equity Research Analyst. Masaki spent two years with Deutsche Securities Inc between 2005 and 2007 as a Japanese Equity Research Analyst covering the Industrial Electronics sector and then joined Schroders’ Tokyo office as Research Analyst covering technology stocks.
Masaki holds a BA in Economics from Keio University in Japan. He is a CFA charter holder and Chartered Member of the Security Analysts Association of Japan (CMA).